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[Massachusetts] E-cigarette regulation tied up in tobacco age bill

Debate over raising the age to buy tobacco products to 21 has largely focused on the health risks of smoking and the ability of teenagers to obtain cigarettes from older friends, but pending legislation also restricts certain smokeless and tobacco-free p
Greenfield (MA) Recorder
added May 19, 2017 05:26
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[Asia, India] Delhi to unite 20 countries against smokeless tobacco

According to health ministry officials, the aim will be to impose heavy taxes and initiate strict guidelines for the advertisement of SLT products In absence of a uniform policy on smokeless tobacco (SLT) consumption that can help curb its harmful effe
DNA India (in)
added May 19, 2017 05:08
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[Asia, India] 20 countries to unite in Delhi to fight against smokeless tobacco

Due to lack of proper uniform policy against these SLT products consumption such as snus, snuff, gutka, tambaku, khaini, qiwam etc which are very harmful to health the countries are coming together to form guidelines. Around 95 per cent SLT users live in
OneIndia.com (in)
added May 19, 2017 04:43
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[Sweden] Snus Cleared of Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Use of the moist oral snuff product known as snus was not associated with a greater risk for pancreatic cancer in a pooled analysis of nine prospective studies involving more than 400,000 men. The lack of association was seen for all durations and intens
MedPage Today
added May 18, 2017 12:42
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[California] Family of Tony Gwynn narrows wrongful death lawsuit to target U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company

The original list of defendants in the case included a trio of men who allegedly gave Gwynn free samples of smokeless tobacco products, as well as the owners of a pair of convenience stores where Gwynn frequently purchased the products. The change could
New York Daily News
added May 17, 2017 16:07
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Tony Gwynn family narrows tobacco case to single foe

The family of deceased baseball legend Tony Gwynn has dismissed several defendants from the wrongful death lawsuit the family filed against them last year and is now casting blame for Gwynn’s demise on a single foe — the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company.
USA Today
added May 17, 2017 03:17
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Swedish snus can be as damaging to the fetus as smoking

a new thesis from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden shows that using snus while pregnant carries the same level of risk as smoking as regards to stillbirth, preterm birth, cleft lip and palate, and neonatal apnea. However, it pays off to quit using snus ear
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 16, 2017 14:31
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[Europe, Malta] The Second OLAF Report on Dalli

the Maltese judiciary has made no progress in any of the cases concerning Dalli. One case concerning the tobacco bribes has been dragging in the local court for years, and the new facts reported by OLAF last summer do not seem to have prompted any concret
New Europe
added May 14, 2017 10:43
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[Sweden] Snus milestone passed

Snus does not lead to an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a study by Sweden’s Karolinska Institute...“This also means that the last remaining alarm on Swedish snus and an association with cancer now can be dismissed. “For those who foll
Tobacco Reporter
added May 13, 2017 01:46
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[Illinois] Swedish Snus Store Opens Pop-Up Shop In Lincoln Park

The Swedish Snus Store has opened in a small storefront at 840 W. Armitage Ave. It's expected to be open through October. "It's a pop-up store, but we look at it more as a flagship for our brand," said Mike Dean, spokesman for the Swedish Match parent c
DNAinfo
added May 13, 2017 01:45
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